Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for DataStage skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DataStage over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM InfoSphere DataStage
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 731 743 741
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2 -114
Contract jobs citing DataStage 131 113 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.63% 0.51% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 68 71
England median daily rate £450 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +2.70% +7.56%
10th Percentile £325 £321 £380
90th Percentile £600 £619 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
England median hourly rate - £46.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £46.00 -

DataStage is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 20938 22027 24466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.08% 22.58% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14493 14745 16282
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £275
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +1.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 324 390
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.75 £27.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.32% +0.40% +12.82%
10th Percentile £14.54 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £56.75 £48.00 £52.17
UK median hourly rate £31.41 £28.00 £28.13
% change year-on-year +12.16% -0.44% +12.50%

DataStage
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing DataStage as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for DataStage in England

DataStage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DataStage in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for DataStage in England

DataStage
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DataStage in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DataStage in England

DataStage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DataStage in England

DataStage
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 61 £473 -5.50% 2
North of England +70 31 £425 - 1
South West +21 25 £450 +14.29%
North West +42 18 £368 -26.50% 1
Yorkshire +28 7 £550 +7.58%
North East +61 6 £460 +41.54%
Midlands +21 6 £431 +15.00%
West Midlands +12 6 £431 +16.95%
South East -2 5 £475 +40.74% 1
East of England -4 2 £425 +9.68%
DataStage
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DataStage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for DataStage.

1 83 (63.36%) ETL
2 65 (49.62%) IBM
3 61 (46.56%) Data Warehouse
4 56 (42.75%) IBM InfoSphere
5 45 (34.35%) Finance
6 44 (33.59%) SQL
6 44 (33.59%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (29.77%) Oracle
8 37 (28.24%) Banking
8 37 (28.24%) Business Intelligence
9 34 (25.95%) Teradata
10 30 (22.90%) Data Modelling
11 28 (21.37%) SQL Server
12 24 (18.32%) Informatica
12 24 (18.32%) Migration
13 18 (13.74%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (13.74%) DB2
14 17 (12.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 17 (12.98%) Retail Banking
14 17 (12.98%) Analytics
15 14 (10.69%) Data Analysis
15 14 (10.69%) Oracle Database
16 13 (9.92%) Data Quality
16 13 (9.92%) ETL Development
17 12 (9.16%) Linux
18 11 (8.40%) Unix
18 11 (8.40%) Python
18 11 (8.40%) Netezza
18 11 (8.40%) Relational Database
18 11 (8.40%) Big Data

DataStage
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.87%) SAS
2 4 (3.05%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.76%) Apache
3 1 (0.76%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.76%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.76%) Confluence
3 1 (0.76%) IIS
3 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.76%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) Boomi
2 5 (3.82%) GitHub
2 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.76%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.76%) Linode
4 1 (0.76%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.58%) SAN
1 6 (4.58%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.29%) FTP
3 1 (0.76%) Firewall
3 1 (0.76%) Internet
3 1 (0.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (46.56%) Data Warehouse
2 56 (42.75%) IBM InfoSphere
3 28 (21.37%) SQL Server
4 18 (13.74%) DB2
5 17 (12.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (10.69%) Oracle Database
7 11 (8.40%) Big Data
7 11 (8.40%) Relational Database
8 9 (6.87%) Hadoop
9 8 (6.11%) Data Lake
9 8 (6.11%) QualityStage
10 6 (4.58%) QlikView
10 6 (4.58%) RDBMS
11 5 (3.82%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (3.82%) Power BI
11 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (3.05%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 4 (3.05%) MySQL
12 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (5.34%) ERwin
2 5 (3.82%) Eclipse
2 5 (3.82%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (3.05%) Ant
3 4 (3.05%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.53%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.53%) PowerDesigner
4 2 (1.53%) Toad
5 1 (0.76%) JIRA
5 1 (0.76%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.76%) Vagrant
General
1 45 (34.35%) Finance
2 37 (28.24%) Banking
3 17 (12.98%) Retail Banking
4 5 (3.82%) Retail
5 4 (3.05%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.53%) Back Office
7 2 (1.53%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.76%) Advertising
8 1 (0.76%) Electronics
8 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.76%) Marketing
8 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (48.85%) Developer
2 38 (29.01%) DataStage Developer
3 21 (16.03%) ETL Developer
4 19 (14.50%) Consultant
5 16 (12.21%) Architect
6 13 (9.92%) Analyst
6 13 (9.92%) Data Architect
7 10 (7.63%) DataStage ETL Developer
8 8 (6.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 8 (6.11%) Data Analyst
9 6 (4.58%) DataStage Consultant
9 6 (4.58%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (3.82%) Business Intelligence Specialist
10 5 (3.82%) Salesforce Developer
10 5 (3.82%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.05%) Data Modeller
11 4 (3.05%) DataStage Analyst
11 4 (3.05%) SQL Developer
12 3 (2.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 3 (2.29%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.58%) Visualforce
2 5 (3.82%) REST
2 5 (3.82%) SOAP
3 4 (3.05%) Kafka
3 4 (3.05%) XML
3 4 (3.05%) XML Schema
4 3 (2.29%) MDX
4 3 (2.29%) Web Services
5 2 (1.53%) Middleware
5 2 (1.53%) XML Messaging
6 1 (0.76%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.76%) J2EE
6 1 (0.76%) LAMP
6 1 (0.76%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.76%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.34%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.29%) FMCG
4 3 (2.29%) User Experience
5 2 (1.53%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.53%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.53%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.76%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.16%) Linux
2 11 (8.40%) Unix
3 4 (3.05%) Windows
4 2 (1.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (63.36%) ETL
2 44 (33.59%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (28.24%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (22.90%) Data Modelling
5 24 (18.32%) Migration
6 18 (13.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (12.98%) Analytics
8 14 (10.69%) Data Analysis
9 13 (9.92%) ETL Development
10 10 (7.63%) Waterfall
11 9 (6.87%) Data Management
11 9 (6.87%) Data Migration
11 9 (6.87%) ITIL
11 9 (6.87%) SDLC
12 8 (6.11%) Data Governance
12 8 (6.11%) Data Transformation
12 8 (6.11%) Dimensional Modelling
12 8 (6.11%) Kimball Methodology
13 7 (5.34%) Data Architecture
13 7 (5.34%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 44 (33.59%) SQL
2 11 (8.40%) Python
3 10 (7.63%) PL/SQL
4 9 (6.87%) T-SQL
5 8 (6.11%) Bash Shell
6 7 (5.34%) Perl
7 6 (4.58%) Apex Code
7 6 (4.58%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.05%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.29%) Java
10 2 (1.53%) C
10 2 (1.53%) Pig Latin
10 2 (1.53%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.76%) Groovy
11 1 (0.76%) Jython
11 1 (0.76%) PHP
11 1 (0.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (3.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.76%) CCDP
3 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.92%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.05%) SLA
3 3 (2.29%) GDPR
4 2 (1.53%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 5 (3.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (1.53%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.76%) HDFS
3 1 (0.76%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (6.11%) Ansible
2 5 (3.82%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.76%) Control-M
3 1 (0.76%) Nagios
3 1 (0.76%) OpenNMS
3 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.76%) Puppet
3 1 (0.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 65 (49.62%) IBM
2 39 (29.77%) Oracle
3 34 (25.95%) Teradata
4 24 (18.32%) Informatica
5 11 (8.40%) Netezza
6 10 (7.63%) Microsoft
7 7 (5.34%) Tableau
8 6 (4.58%) Cognos
8 6 (4.58%) Dell
8 6 (4.58%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (4.58%) Sybase
9 5 (3.82%) Talend
10 4 (3.05%) Ab Initio
11 3 (2.29%) CA
11 3 (2.29%) MapR
11 3 (2.29%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (2.29%) SAP
12 2 (1.53%) Google
12 2 (1.53%) MuleSoft
13 1 (0.76%) Capita